Tag Archives: MLB

  • Sonny Gray Fools A’s Fans With ‘Ball On a String’ Trick (GIF)

    Sonny Gray Fools A’s Fans With ‘Ball On a String’ Trick (GIF)

    Sonny Gray is apparently unable to resist biting the hand that feeds him. The Oakland A’s player took to toying with the richest patrons in the building by luring young, closely-seated fans with the promise of a souvenir ball, only to shatter their dreams when they realize that Gray has the ball on a string. […]

  • Yu Darvish Doppelgänger Catches Foul Ball Pitched by Yu Darvish (Video)

    Yu Darvish Doppelgänger Catches Foul Ball Pitched by Yu Darvish (Video)

    On Saturday in Arlington, Angels outfielder Colin Cowgill popped a Yu Darvish changeup down the first base line and into the stands, where it was caught by Yu Darvish. That’s right. Yu Darvish was on the mound pitching and in the stands catching foul balls, which could only mean one of two things. Either future […]

  • Carlos Gomez Robs Joey Votto of Home Run…Again (Videos)

    Carlos Gomez Robs Joey Votto of Home Run…Again (Videos)

    Last July, Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez gave us one of the most exciting endings to a baseball game we saw all season. With the Brewers up 4-3 and trying to close out the Reds in the top of the 9th, Joey Votto came to the plate with a runner on first and two […]

  • Watch Metallica Take Batting Practice at AT&T Park (Video)

    Watch Metallica Take Batting Practice at AT&T Park (Video)

    If you find yourself siding with the camp that thinks  Metallica is a little too old to rock anymore, then maybe they can convince you they’re still young enough to be a DH for the Marlins or something. On Tuesday afternoon, the metal icons took batting practice in their hometown of San Francisco at AT&T Park. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 29th) — Roger Clemens

    This Day In Sports History (April 29th) — Roger Clemens

    It was on this day in 1986 that Roger Clemens became the first pitcher in MLB history to strikeout 20 batters in a nine inning major league game.  Clemens accomplished the feat against the Seattle Mariners in a game played at Fenway Park. Clemens would achieve this mark in only his third full season, at […]

  • Emotional Brewers Fan Cries After Meeting Carlos Gomez (Video)

    Emotional Brewers Fan Cries After Meeting Carlos Gomez (Video)

    If you’re not a hardcore Milwaukee Brewers fan, you might be unaware that Sunday was Carlos Gomez Appreciation Day. That’s when the team honored one of their most beloved players by presenting fans with gold Carlos Gomez bobbleheads.  But one lucky fan in particular got to meet her favorite player in the flesh, and she […]